A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Tires, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Rural America
byEducational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.
Educating the children of Appalachia. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard. Photography: Bob Churchill. Narration: Myron McCormick. Editor: Irving Lerner. Music: Fred Stewart. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews ) Topics: Education, Appalachia, Rural America
A farmer is convinced that his tractor will do more and better if it rolls on Goodyear tires rather than steel wheels. Includes scenes of tractor tire manufacturing. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Tires, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Rural America
Advocates increased airport construction, especially in rural America. Describes the centrality of general aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports; and businesspeople using small airplanes to expedite their activities. Tech Director: Chet Moulton. Narrator: Marx Hartman. Recording: Cinesound. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Aviation: General, Aviation: Airports, Rural America
Sings the praises of rural electrification. Story of a farm family whose work and play are transformed when their place is hooked up to the grid. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Electricity, Rural America, Agriculture: Farms and farming
Humanistic film showing the effects of an oil discovery on Williston, North Dakota and the surrounding region. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Rural America, Oil industry, North Dakota
Educational film about the restructuring of public education, primarily the merging of smaller schoolhouses in rural areas into larger and improved schools. Topics: Society: Education, Motion Pictures: In Education, Rural America